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Karelian

Posted: 2018-03-09, 10:54
by Antea
An introductory lesson to Karelian language, spoken in Russian.

https://youtu.be/YzLzTlIVtYo

Re: Karelian

Posted: 2018-03-09, 11:04
by Antea
Magazine in Karelian language.

http://omamua.ru/

Re: Karelian

Posted: 2018-03-09, 14:40
by Linguaphile
Thank you! There's also:

Counting in Karelian

For the Livvi-Karelian (Olonets) dialect:
Learn Livvi Karelian
Categories include greetings, food, numbers, animals, colors, calendar words.

Re: Karelian

Posted: 2018-03-23, 23:22
by Massimiliano B
A forum in Karelian language about different subjects (among which, the Karelian language):

https://opastajat.net/forum/

Re: Karelian

Posted: 2018-05-27, 21:25
by Linguaphile
Numbers:

0 = nolla
1 = yksi
2 = kakši
3 = kolme
4 = neljjä
5 = viizi
6 = kuuži
7 = seiččemän
8 = kahekšan
9 = yhekšän

10 = kymmenen

11 = yksitoista = yksitoistakymmendä
12 = kakšitoista = kakšitoistakymmendä
13 = kolmetoista = kolmetoistakymmendä

20 = kakšikymmendä
21 = kakšikymmendä yksi
22 = kakšikymmendä kakši

30 = kolmekymmendä
31 = kolmekymmendä yksi
32 = kolmekymmendä kakši

40 = neljjäkymmendä
50 = viizikymmendä
60 = kuužikymmendä
70 = seiččemänkymmendä
80 = kahekšankymmendä
90 = yhekšänkymmendä

100 = šada

1000 = tuhatta

Re: Karelian

Posted: 2018-05-28, 16:43
by Linguaphile
Colors:

valgei = white
sinine = blue
vihandu = green
keldaine = yellow
kelduruspakko = oranževoi = orange
ruskei = red
fiolietovoi = purple
maksankarvaine = brown
mustu = black
harmai = grey
rouzovoi = pink

Re: Karelian

Posted: 2018-06-24, 1:52
by Linguaphile
Part of the body in Northern Karealian followed by Livvi-Karelian (Olonets) & English translation
piä - piä - head
näkö - nägö - face
hivus - hivus - hair
silmä - silmy - eye
nenä - nenä - nose
suu - suu - mouth
huuli - huuli - lip
kieli - kieli - tongue
korva - korvu - ear
kakla - kaglu - neck (back)
niska - nišku - neck (front)
olka - olgupiä - shoulder
kynkä - kyynäspiä - elbow
käsi - käzi - arm, hand
sormi - sormi - finger
selkä - selgy - back
rinta - rinta - chest
jalka - jalgu - leg, foot
polvi - polvi - knee
nahka - hibju - skin
syväin - syväin - heart
aivot - aivot - brain

Re: Karelian

Posted: 2018-09-04, 13:29
by Linguaphile
Declension of 'meččy' (forest) in Livvi-Karelian (Olonets/Aunus)

Singular

Nominative: meččy
Nominative-accusative: meččy
Genitive-accusative: mečän
Genitive: mečän
Partitive: meččiä
Illative: meččäh
Inessive: mečäs
Elative: mečäspäi
Allative: mečäle
Adessive: mečäl
Ablative: mečälpäi
Translative: mečäkse
Essive: mečänny
Abessive: mečätä = mečättäh
Instructive: mečän
Comitative: mečänke

Plural

Nominative: mečät
Accusative: mečät
Genitive: meččin
Partitive: mečči
Illative: meččih
Elative: meččispäi
Allative: meččile
Adessive: meččil
Ablative: meččilpäi
Translative: meččikse
Essive: meččinny
Abessive: meččitä = meččittäh
Instructive: meččin
Comitative: meččinke

:arrow: for comparison

Re: Karelian

Posted: 2019-02-25, 4:06
by Linguaphile
Conversational phrases in Livvi-Karelian (Olonets)

Terveh! = Hello!
Terveh tulgoa! = Welcome!
Hyviä huondestu! = Good morning!
Hyviä päiviä! = Good afternoon !
Hyviä ildua! = Good evening!
Kuibo tervehys? = How are you?
Hyvin = Fine
Ole hyvä = Please
Passibo = Kiitos = Thank you
Suuret passibot! = Thank you very much!
Prosti = Excuse me
Andiekse = I'm sorry
Äijängo se maksau? = How much does it cost?
Pagizetgo sinä karjalakse? = Do you speak Livvi-Karelian?
Minä pagizen karjalakse. = I speak Livvi-Karelian.
suomekse = Finnish
vepsäkse = Veps
eestikse = Estonian
ven'akse = Russian
saksakse = German
ruočikse = Swedish
englantikse = English
Minä ellendän = I don't understand.
Minä en ellendä = I don't understand.
Kuibo on sinun nimi? = What is your name?
Minun nimi om = My name is
Nägemizih! = See you!
Jiä tervehekse = Goodbye [lit stay well]